Cinema owner Dan Paine works on his laptop in the vacant cinema foyer in May 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Fiona Goodall/Getty Images)

As work from home extends into 2021, remote access performance and security will continue to dominate enterprise budgets and priorities.

Accommodating remote users “long-term will lead to phase two of remote access investment,” according to a report from Cato Networks that surveyed 2,376 IT leaders about budgets, purchase plans, future of remote work and secure remote access. “Enterprises will improve the remote user experience and bring the same level of and security delivered in the office to home users.”

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